Markin Family History

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Markin Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the personal name Mary (Marie) or possibly sometimes from a pet form of the much less common male personal name Mark 1. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): patronymic from the Yiddish personal name Marke, a variant of Mark.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Malkin, Mirkin, Larkin, Marin, Arkin, Harkin, Carlin, Marvin, Mackin

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Markin Family Origin

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Markin Family Occupations

What did your Markin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Markin. The most common Markin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Markin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Markin family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Markin ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Markin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Markin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Markin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Markin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Markin. For the veterans among your Markin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Markin Life Expectancy

What is the average Markin lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Markin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Markin in 1948 was 44, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Markin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Markin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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